FactSet Research Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:FDS)

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$210.95 $2.08 (0.98%) FDS stock closing price Jun 22, 2018 (Closing)

Watch the robo advisor video of FactSet Research stock analysis on Amigobulls. This is our analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for FDS stock.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. Stock Rating 3.7/5

Amigobulls FDS stock analysis relies on business fundamentals such as FactSet Research revenue growth, profits and return on equity measures from the latest quarter 2018 Q2 earnings. FactSet Research valuation analysis is based on relative valuation multiples like PE ratio and price to sales ratio. FactSet Research stock rating encapsulates our opinion about the company based on the fundamentals.

Should you buy FDS stock?

  • FactSet Research had a healthy average operating margin of 27.22 over the last 4 quarters.
  • Net margins came in at average 19.1% for FactSet Research over the last twelve months.
  • The company has an operating cash flow which is 1.7407 times the net income. We see this as a positive signal.
  • FactSet Research has an attractive ROIC (Return on Invested Capital) of 29
  • FactSet Research has a good Return On Equity (ROE) of 44.2.
  • FactSet Research has a healthy FCF (Free Cash Flow) margin of 25.7.

Should you sell FDS stock?

  • FDS stock is trading at a PS multiple of 6.5, which is a negative when compared to the Business Services sector average multiple of 1.6.

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Investors can use Amigobulls FactSet Research stock analysis as a tool to arrive at accurate conclusions regarding financial health of the company and its valuation. The fundamentals of a company are vital to identify long-term investment opportunities.

FactSet Research revenue growth and profit or net income are the main underlying forces which could detremine the direction of the share price. One can also combine technical analysis and fundamental analysis to get a holistic picture about FDS stock.